Pinball is in the same class of things as rock ’n’ roll and comic books: “quintessentially America,” says Greenfield resident Ben Miner.He discovered pinball as a child, when it was not uncommon to find pinball machines in arcades, restaurants and…
Pinball machine guru returns to Roanokehttp://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/Pinball-machine-guru-returns-to-Roanoke-478598993.htmlNic Schell made a 30,000 mile, multi-state trip fixing pinball machines along the way. Now he
Technician keeps the pinballs rolling | Local News | starherald.comhttp://www.starherald.com/news/local_news/technician-keeps-the-pinballs-rolling/article_a97cdef2-934d-5d31-8b0e-5d05a12fa124.htmlJoe Dally started tinkering with electronics when he was 6 years old and it’s still his passion 40 years later. But when he came across some old pinball machine parts,
Texas man stops in Roanoke on North American Pinball Tourhttp://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/Texas-man-stops-in-Roanoke-on-Great-North-American-Pinball-Tour-454784163.htmlNic Schell is on a mission to fix pinball machines across the states for a place to stay and a chance to make new friends in the process.
Pinball wizard helps museum get machines back in shape | Roanoke News | roanoke.comhttp://www.roanoke.com/news/local/roanoke/pinball-wizard-helps-museum-get-machines-back-in-shape/article_f8bd3052-6816-5bba-81ff-b5d6139e34b1.htmlLike an auto mechanic looking under a hood, Nic Schell took a Dremel-brand power tool from his fix-it bag and went to work on a real classic — a 1969
That Bend kid sure plays a mean pinball; Teen may be Central Oregon’s youngest champhttp://www.bendbulletin.com/lifestyle/5624256-151/that-kid-sure-plays-and-fixes-a-meanGabe Schendel, 14, remembers when he fell in love with a pinball machine. It happened when his parents took him to Pappy’s Pizzeria in Bend. Eleven years old at the time, Gabe was intrigued by the […]